What to do if you find a baby bird? (Utah Division of Wildlife Resources:)
More on ‘What to do with baby ducks’
After you read the above, follow the Toronto Wildlife Centre guidance below if you have nesting duck problems. Use the links at the bottom of our page for local rehab centers.
Ducks are protected under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act
- Ducks intend to leave with their babies. …
- Where will the ducks go? (to water)…
- Don’t touch the nest. …
- Let people know. …
- Don’t feed the ducks. It attracts predators…
- Change the landscape (after they leave.) …
- Be a nuisance (before they nest.)
What to Do if You Find a Baby Bird (Audubon Society of Portland)
Below is a quick guide to help you make the right decision when a baby bird is found. Many species of birds such as robins, scrub jays, crows and owls leave the nest and spend as many as 2-5 days on the ground before they can fly. This is a normal and vital part of the young birds …
Utah Division of Wildlife Resources:
What to do if you find a baby bird on the ground?
If you need assistance, or have questions about transporting injured birds, contact the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources:
- Regional Offices:* Northern: 515 E 5300 S, Ogden, UT 84405, Phone: 801-476-2740* Northeastern: 318 N Vernal Ave, Vernal, UT 84078, Phone: 435-781-9453* Central: 1115 N Main St., Springville, UT 84663, Phone: 801-491-5678* Southeastern: 319 N Carbonville Rd, Suite A, Price, UT 84501, Phone: 435-613-3700* Southern: 1470 N Airport Rd, Cedar City, UT 84721, Phone: 435-865-6100
Utah Rehabilitation groups:If you find an injured bird, especially if the bird is a migratory bird or a raptor, you can contact one of the following Utah rehabilitation groups:DaLyn EricksonWildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah1490 Park Blvd, Ogden Utah, 84401(Mailing address: 3127 N Pelican Drive, Farr West, UT 84404.)Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utahhttp://www.wrcnu.org
Found an injured or orphaned animal?
A Statewide List of Rehabilitators is found on the Great Basin Wildlife Rehabilitation site: